London: England’s team is scared after the humiliating defeat in the fourth test match against India. India are taking an unassailable 2-1 lead in the five-match Test series. England are in danger of losing their home Test series against India for the first time in 14 years. In such a situation, England has included the spinner in its team for the fifth Test, who created havoc on the tour of India in February this year.
This player will be a threat to Team India
England have included left arm spinner Jack Leach in their squad for the fifth Test. The fifth test match between India and England will be played in Manchester from 10 September. Jack Leach took 18 wickets in the Test series while bowling amazingly on the tour of India in February this year.
Big changes made by England
England has dropped batsman Sam Billings from the team for the fifth and final Test match. Sam Billings, named in the squad for the fourth Test, has been sent back to play county. Butler, who represents Lancashire, was ruled out of the fourth Test due to the birth of his second child. England had to face defeat by 157 runs in the fourth test match against India. With this win, India took a 2-1 lead in the five-match series. To level the series, it is necessary for England to win the last match.
The England squad for the fifth test is as follows:
Joe Root (c), Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Jonathan Bairstow, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Sam Curran, Haseeb Hameed, Dane Lawrence, Jack Leach, David Malan, Craig Overton, Olly Pope, Olly Robinson, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood .